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From:
Jarkko Hietaniemi
Date:
January 8, 2001 20:36
Subject:
perl@8375
Message ID:
20010108223612.K6541@chaos.wustl.edu
        http://www.iki.fi/jhi/perl@8375.tgz
        http://www.hietaniemi.org/jarkko/perl@8375.tgz
        ftp://ftp.funet.fi/pub/languages/perl/snap/perl@8375.tgz

Not quite that many changes in the mainline perl since the last devel
snapshot (8342), I applied some of the patches towards the 5.6.1-TRIAL2
that have been floating around.

Changes since the last:

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[  8374] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/09  04:14:32
        Log: IDE/editor section tweaking.
     Branch: perl
	   ! pod/perlfaq3.pod
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[  8373] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/09  02:38:26
        Log: Subject: [PATCH: perl@8342] updates to OS/390 hints file
             From: Peter Prymmer <pvhp@forte.com>
             Date: Mon, 8 Jan 2001 18:06:51 -0800 (PST)
             Message-ID: <Pine.OSF.4.10.10101081805530.239173-100000@aspara.forte.com>
             
             In preparation os OS/390 dynamic loading.
     Branch: perl
	   ! README.os390 hints/os390.sh
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[  8372] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/09  00:24:30
        Log: Integrate with perlio.
     Branch: perl
	  !> embed.h embed.pl gv.c mg.c perl.h proto.h sv.c
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[  8371] By: nick                                  on 2001/01/08  23:54:33
        Log: Fix "scalars leaked" bugs caused by overload magic
             (Highlighted by Ilya's DESTROY optimization.)
     Branch: perlio
	   ! embed.h embed.pl gv.c mg.c perl.h proto.h sv.c
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[  8370] By: nick                                  on 2001/01/08  20:19:41
        Log: Integrate mainline
     Branch: perlio
	  !> README.epoc dump.c ext/GDBM_File/GDBM_File.xs gv.c
	  !> lib/Getopt/Long.pm mg.c op.c scope.c sv.c t/io/pipe.t
	  !> t/op/64bitint.t
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[  8369] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/08  17:30:52
        Log: save_delete() Safefree() doesn't (anymore?) work with shared
             strings, one test failure in op/misc and almost all of lib/b.
             (Outcomments #8369.)
     Branch: perl
	   ! scope.c
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[  8368] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/08  14:47:10
        Log: (Outcommented by #8369.)
             
             Subject: Re: Perl BugID 20001205.022 ---- save_delete
             From: Simon Cozens <simon@cozens.net>
             Date: Sat, 6 Jan 2001 11:48:40 +0000
             Message-ID: <20010106114840.A13227@deep-dark-truthful-mirror.perlhacker.org>
             
             The save_delete() does need the Safefree.
     Branch: perl
	   ! scope.c
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[  8367] By: bailey                                on 2001/01/08  08:53:52
        Log: Once again syncing after too long an absence
     Branch: vmsperl
	  +> (branch 55 files)
	   - MAINTAIN fix_pl vos/config.def vos/config.h
	   - vos/config_h.SH_orig
	  !> (integrate 498 files)
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[  8366] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/08  02:42:59
        Log: Subject: [ID 20010107.012] [PATCH] 18446744073709551616e0 was treated as UV=18446744073709551615
             From: nick@ccl4.org
             Date: Sun, 7 Jan 2001 21:07:18 +0000
             Message-Id: <20010107210717.D1048@plum.flirble.org>
     Branch: perl
	   ! sv.c t/op/64bitint.t
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[  8365] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/08  02:35:16
        Log: Subject: [PATCH] environ nit
             From: Simon Cozens <simon@cozens.net>
             Date: Sun, 7 Jan 2001 17:57:07 +0000
             Message-ID: <20010107175707.A2013@pembro26.pmb.ox.ac.uk>
             
             Use environ only if we have it.
     Branch: perl
	   ! mg.c
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[  8364] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/08  02:24:51
        Log: Replace #6721, GDBM, system malloc, and LEAKTEST.
     Branch: perl
	   ! ext/GDBM_File/GDBM_File.xs
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[  8363] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/08  02:19:24
        Log: Subject: [PATCH @8344] Fix spurious GVSV OPpOUR_INTRO
             From: Stephen McCamant <smcc@CSUA.Berkeley.EDU>
             Date: Sat,  6 Jan 2001 15:25:02 -0800 (PST)
             Message-ID: <14935.41722.239364.55174@soda.csua.berkeley.edu>
     Branch: perl
	   ! dump.c op.c
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[  8362] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/08  02:17:43
        Log: Subject: [patch] xsub AUTOLOAD fix/optimization
             From: Doug MacEachern <dougm@covalent.net>
             Date: Sat, 6 Jan 2001 09:30:05 -0800 (PST)
             Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.10.10101060924280.24460-100000@mojo.covalent.net>
             
             Allow AUTOLOAD to be an xsub and allow such xsubs
             to avoid use of $AUTOLOAD.
     Branch: perl
	   ! gv.c
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[  8361] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/08  02:16:07
        Log: Subject: Re: [PATCH] Re: [ID 20010105.002] close() on process filehandle leaves defunct process
             From: Radu Greab <radu@netsoft.ro>
             Date: Sun, 7 Jan 2001 03:16:55 +0200 (EET)
             Message-ID: <14935.50055.838449.408835@ix.netsoft.ro>
             
             No need for the potentially unportable $SIG{CHLD}.
     Branch: perl
	   ! t/io/pipe.t
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[  8360] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/08  01:58:23
        Log: Update to Getopt::Long 2.24_02, from Johan Vromans.
     Branch: perl
	   ! lib/Getopt/Long.pm
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[  8359] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/08  01:55:44
        Log: Integrate perlio.
     Branch: perl
	  !> ext/Encode/Encode.xs lib/ExtUtils/typemap perl.c perlio.c
	  !> perlio.h pp.c pp_hot.c pp_sys.c sv.c t/lib/tie-refhash.t
	  !> utf8.c win32/Makefile
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[  8358] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/07  21:16:50
        Log: Update the EPOC cross SDK URL.
     Branch: perl
	   ! README.epoc
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[  8357] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/07  21:16:09
        Log: Update the EPOC cross SDK URL.
     Branch: maint-5.6/perl
	   ! README.epoc
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[  8356] By: nick                                  on 2001/01/06  21:47:52
        Log: FILE * in XS code for PerlIO world:
             - make PERLIO_NOT_STDIO 0 (co-existance) default for non PERL_CORE case.
             - Add FILE * T_STDIO typemap.
             - Finish PerlIO_findFILE() and PerlIO_extprtFILE()
     Branch: perlio
	   ! lib/ExtUtils/typemap perlio.c perlio.h
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[  8355] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/06  20:27:15
        Log: integrate change #8336 from mainline
             
             Scoping of %^H still broken in both perl@8269 and perl-5.6.1-TRIAL1
     Branch: maint-5.6/perl
	   ! hv.c
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[  8354] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/06  20:24:29
        Log: Subject: [PATCH 5.6.1-TRIAL1 and @8223]; was Re: Perlbug 20000322.006 status update
             From: Robin Barker <rmb1@cise.npl.co.uk>
             Date: Fri, 22 Dec 2000 12:17:38 GMT
             Message-Id: <200012221217.MAA21332@tempest.npl.co.uk>
             
             The patch reformats some long =item lines so they give
             correct output via pod2man | nroff -man
             
             Subject: [PATCH 5.[67].1]; as Re: [PATCH 5.6.1-TRIAL1 and @8223]; was Re: Perlbug 20000322.006 status update
             From: Robin Barker <rmb1@cise.npl.co.uk>
             Date: Tue, 2 Jan 2001 15:35:03 GMT
             Message-Id: <200101021535.PAA15161@tempest.npl.co.uk>
             
             Here is a _further_ patch which corrects a few more errors:
             * an empty C<=item> in CPAN.pm
             * patching the wrong file (pod/perlamiga.pod not README.amiga)
             * leaving empty C<=item>s which formatted incorrectly
             * over long C<=item>s revealed by latest patch to Pod::Man
     Branch: maint-5.6/perl
	   ! README.amiga lib/CGI.pm lib/CPAN.pm lib/Pod/Select.pm
	   ! lib/Text/ParseWords.pm lib/Win32.pod pod/perl.pod
	   ! pod/perl5004delta.pod pod/perl5005delta.pod pod/perlapi.pod
	   ! pod/perldelta.pod pod/perldiag.pod pod/perlembed.pod
	   ! pod/perlfaq4.pod pod/perllocale.pod pod/perlmodlib.pod
	   ! pod/perlrequick.pod pod/perlretut.pod pod/perlsub.pod
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[  8353] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/06  20:21:10
        Log: integrate changes #7980, 7990, 8056, 8057 from mainline
             
             UTF-8 hash keys.
     Branch: maint-5.6/perl
	   ! embed.h embed.pl hv.c hv.h perlapi.c proto.h t/op/each.t
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[  8352] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/06  20:18:44
        Log: Forgotten from #8438.
     Branch: maint-5.6/perl
	   ! epoc/epocish.h
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[  8351] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/06  20:18:12
        Log: Forgotten from #8347.
     Branch: maint-5.6/perl
	   ! config_h.SH
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[  8350] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/06  20:00:19
        Log: Thinko in #8347.
     Branch: maint-5.6/perl
	   ! regcomp.c
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[  8349] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/06  18:05:30
        Log: Copy the FAQ3 IDE section from the development branch,
             changes originally by Peter Prymmer.
     Branch: maint-5.6/perl
	   ! pod/perlfaq3.pod
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[  8348] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/06  18:03:02
        Log: EPOC updates for TRIAL1.
             
             Subject: [5.6.1 trial1] EPOC update
             From: Olaf Flebbe <O.Flebbe@science-computing.de>
             Date: Sun, 31 Dec 2000 16:04:52 +0100 (CET)
             Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.02.10012311603040.14097-100000@milkyway.science-computing.de> 
             
             Subject: epoc patch2 for perl-5.6.1-trial1
             From: Olaf Flebbe <O.Flebbe@science-computing.de>
             Date: Sat, 6 Jan 2001 13:55:53 +0100 (CET)
             Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.02.10101061355220.26469-100000@milkyway.science-computing.de> 
     Branch: maint-5.6/perl
	   ! README.epoc epoc/config.sh epoc/createpkg.pl epoc/epoc.c
	   ! epoc/epocish.c
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[  8347] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/06  17:29:10
        Log: integrate changes #7710,7824,7973 from mainline,
             plus VMS nits from Peter Prymmer and Dan Sugalski.
             
             AIX 4.2 (using latest patchlevels on 20001130) has a broken bind
             library (getprotobyname and getprotobynumber are outversioned by
             the same calls in libc, at least for xlc version 3.
             
             Add HAS_SBRK_PROTO.
             
             Fixes for signedness warnings noticed by VMSperlers.
     Branch: maint-5.6/perl
	   ! Configure Porting/Glossary Porting/config.sh Porting/config_H
	   ! configure.com epoc/config.sh hints/aix.sh malloc.c regcomp.c
	   ! sv.c vms/descrip_mms.template vos/config.alpha.def
	   ! vos/config.alpha.h vos/config.ga.def vos/config.ga.h
	   ! win32/config.bc win32/config.gc win32/config.vc
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[  8346] By: nick                                  on 2001/01/06  14:36:01
        Log: Fixup accumulated integrate muddles (perlio == devperl again)
     Branch: perlio
	   ! ext/Encode/Encode.xs perl.c pp_sys.c t/lib/tie-refhash.t
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[  8345] By: nick                                  on 2001/01/06  14:24:58
        Log: Integrate mainline
     Branch: perlio
	  !> (integrate 55 files)
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[  8344] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/06  02:24:02
        Log: Subject: [patch] PerlIO_cleanup() prototype
             From: Doug MacEachern <dougm@covalent.net>
             Date: Fri, 5 Jan 2001 18:15:31 -0800 (PST)
             Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.10.10101051813220.340-100000@mojo.covalent.net>
     Branch: perl
	   ! perlio.h
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[  8343] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/06  01:04:09
        Log: IRIX compiler noticed that the bof initialization might be
             bypassed by control flow.
     Branch: perl
	   ! toke.c
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[  8342] By: jhi                                   on 2001/01/06  00:10:48
        Log: Update Changes.
     Branch: perl
	   ! Changes patchlevel.h
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